The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 81 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 10 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 0.24% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.25% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Median salary £27,500 £26,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -27.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £26,500 £36,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
3rd Line Support Engineer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1118 1202 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.98% 97.88% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1018 969
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the South Wales region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 8 £27,500 +3.77%
Bridgend 0 2 £26,500 +20.45%
3rd Line Support Engineer
Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 17 (80.95%) VMware
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (52.38%) DNS
5 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
6 10 (47.62%) VoIP
6 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) DHCP
7 9 (42.86%) PBX
7 9 (42.86%) Office 365
7 9 (42.86%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (38.10%) SLA
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (23.81%) CCNP
11 5 (23.81%) ITIL
11 5 (23.81%) MCSE
12 2 (9.52%) LAN
12 2 (9.52%) SQL
12 2 (9.52%) MS Office

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 10 (47.62%) VoIP
4 9 (42.86%) DHCP
4 9 (42.86%) PBX
4 9 (42.86%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 2 (9.52%) FTP
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (23.81%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (9.52%) Sage
4 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
4 1 (4.76%) Veeam